employee-engagement-surveys

Differences Between Employee Surveys and Employee Engagement

This article was originally published on HR Gazette. Gallup recently reported that 66% of employees are not engaged at work, a slight increase above the 70% reported in 2017. While it’s great to see more companies recognizing the importance of … Read More

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Quick Guide to Collecting Employee Feedback

Whether you’re the CEO of Fortune 500 company, a small business owner, or a manager of a department, employee feedback is key to measuring employee satisfaction and engagement. However, employees’ expectations of their workplace have changed. An annual review no … Read More

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Who Owns Employee Engagement?

Companies with high employee engagement have increase retention, productivity, customer satisfaction, and profitable revenue growth. However, Gallup reports that 66% of employees are not engaged at work. This means the majority of companies are seriously missing the mark on employee … Read More

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The Key to Employee Engagement: Help Employees Find a Sense of Purpose

Today’s employee environment has changed. Not only has technology transformed the way work gets done, but it has drastically changed the expectations employees have for their employer. Gone are the days of finding satisfaction working in a cubicle from 9-5, … Read More

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6 Tips for Managing Millennials & Keeping Them Engaged

A recent Gallup study found that only 29% of employed millennials are engaged at work, with another 16% of millennials being actively disengaged. This indifference millennials have towards their work has lead to job-hopping. It’s not so much that millennials … Read More

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Leadership Lessons Learned: Take Meetings with Salespeople

Everyone loves to be sold to right? Okay, not so much. Chances are you’re bombarded with people trying to sell you something. If you’re like me, you probably have gotten pretty good at ignoring most of them. But one of … Read More

company-success

Achieving Company Success Through Customer Success

Customer success isn’t just a buzzword. Customer success is a proactive strategy for anticipating the needs of your customers, and delivering exceptional products, services, and experiences – increasing the ROI of your partnership. B2B companies are implementing full customer success … Read More

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Leadership Lessons Learned: Hire Moms

So far in 2018, I’ve done a terrible job of writing blogs. Things are picking up at VIP Crowd, and I’ve let my blog posts slide. In an effort to change this, I will be sharing a series of posts … Read More

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Singles and Doubles Will Get You Into the Hall of Fame

“Chicks dig the long ball” or so goes the saying which originated from this famous Nike commercial. Home runs are great, but every baseball fan knows consistently hitting singles and doubles can get you to the hall of fame. The same … Read More

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My 2017 New/Old Year’s Resolution: Day 1

It’s November 9th, and I’m thinking about how I need to get more consistent with my blog posts (and future podcast episodes). I was thinking this could be a good New Year’s resolution for 2018. But screw that. That’s an … Read More